Advertisement

Early-morning fire claims life of elderly Texas man

An elderly Texas man is dead after an early-morning fire Thursday.
An elderly Texas man is dead after an early-morning fire Thursday.(KGNS)
Published: Oct. 15, 2020 at 10:52 AM CDT
Email this link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -Authorities are investigating an early morning house fire in Laredo that claimed the life of an elderly man.

According to the Laredo Fire Department, the incident happened at around 5:20 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of Guerrero Street.

Fire crews arrived found smoke coming from the home and immediately began evacuation efforts.

During a search of the home, firefighters found a man in his 80s in one of the bedrooms who had succumbed to the fire.

The case remains under investigation by arson investigators.

Copyright 2020 KGNS. All rights reserved.

Latest News

Latest News